Prescription medications containing Hydrocodone can be habit forming, leading to the need for Hydrocodone detox. Hydrocodone is a semi-synthetic opiate (narcotic) which provides pain relief and cough suppression. It is available in capsules, tablets and in liquid form. Users usually combine with other ingredients such as ibuprofen and acetaminophen. Prescription drugs containing hydrocodone include Vicodin, Lorcet, Lortab, Norco, Tussionex and Vicoprofen.
Hydrocodone Rapid Detox
Thousands of people from around the globe have relied on Waismann Method medical detox and anesthesia assisted opiate detox for almost two decades. The anesthesia hydrecodone rapid detox process uses medications that cleanse the opiates from patients’ receptors sites. This takes place in a hospital in less than two hours and patients stay with us usually 3 to 5 days and 2 to 7 additional days that patients spends transitioning to our Domus Retreat facility.
Waismann Method’s hydrocodone medical detox is known not only for its safety and success rates, but also for our compassionate and discreet approach to this problem. Hydrocodone addiction is a serious problem in the United States. Hydrocodone addiction tend to happen to unsuspecting prescription recipients for legitimate pain reasons, quickly. The addiction creeps up quickly and once you have a addiction, chances are it’s too late to find an easy solution to get off Hydrocodone.
Taking hydrocodone for an extended period of time or abusing it in any way can lead to the development of a tolerance. This is when the drug builds up in a person’s system and they need to take escalating doses to achieve the same effect. Patients who increase their dosage of hydrocodone without talking to a doctor can develop a physical and/or psychological dependence. Consequently, this results in the need for detox. However, patients can achieve detox medically or when they stop using the drug altogether. When the body is being rid of opiate dependence, it experiences certain withdrawal symptoms, which are known to be uncomfortable.
Why Our Medical Hydrocodone Detox?
Some facilities treat opiate dependence by administering other opiates. This is opiate replacement therapy. Medical providers typically use methadone, Suboxone or Subutex to accomplish this. This can be effective for some people. However, it is a long-term fix to a problem that has probably lingered on for long period of time. People may find they need to be on replacement medications for a while. They may also need a second detox if they become dependent upon the replacements.
Hydrocodone Withdrawal Symptoms
Hydrocodone withdrawal is hard to manage without professional help. A patient can experience a wide range of symptoms that can linger for days, weeks, even months. They can include:
- Extreme irritability
- Strong drug cravings
- Upset stomach
Waismann Method’s is renowned for its hydrocodone detox quickly eliminates opiate dependence in a comfortable and private manner. We also treat patients who need detoxed from the replacement medications. During the rapid detox under anesthesia, the body’s receptors are cleansed off the hydrocodone, while the patient are comfortably resting in their private rooms. In essence, the goal is to rid the body of physical addiction in the most comfortable and effective way possible. This treatment helps eliminates the cravings that often accompany traditional opiate detox treatments.